The cheapest times to fly from TEN to PVG are

  • March 26th to November 4th
  • November 26th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from TEN to PVG is late October. Prices can be as high as $756 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $619 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Tongren (TEN) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $709 to $756 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $657. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $756. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $99 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $728 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TEN to PVG flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TEN to PVG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

TEN to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TEN to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Tongren. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.58, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into TEN. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $726. Return trip prices are from the PVG to TEN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TEN to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from TEN to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 14.70% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See TEN to NGB flights

Destination alternative #2: Shuofang Airport (WUX) in Wuxi

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 8.65% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See TEN to WUX flights

Destination alternative #3: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 8.24% less expensive than PVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See TEN to HGH flights


Flight Hacking TEN to PVG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from TEN to PVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Ho Chi Minh City (TEN > SGN > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $666
  • Average savings: $63 (8.59%)

See TEN to SGN flights

Hack #2: Guangzhou (TEN > CAN > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $9 (1.24%)

See TEN to CAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TEN to PVG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Tongren Fenghuang Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 783 miles or 1260 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TEN to PVG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TEN to PVG flight is about 2 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Tongren and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from TEN to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TEN
Origination airport name Tongren Fenghuang Airport
City Tongren
Country China
Latitude 27.9
Longitude 109.3

Return Airport

Destination code PVG
Destination airport name Pudong Airport
City Shanghai
Country China
Latitude 31.1
Longitude 121.8


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